PEN of Florida – Supporting Professional Educators


The day before yesterday, we reported on a new poll from that revealed teachers fear resigning their union membership because they feared losing certain rights and privileges, including seniority, bargaining benefits and liability insurance. Teachers don’t have to worry about fulfilling their professional needs when nonunion, independent professional educator groups flourish in many states.  There are several national groups also which provide the same benefits as union membership.   Most do it without the politics or the noneducational agendas so many teachers deplore.

Liability insurance is one “hook” teacher union officials scare teachers with because it is such an important insurance for teachers to have.

And if you are a Florida teacher who would like to join a professional organization, please consider: